Striker Daniel Sturridge (ankle) and midfielder Joe Allen (hip) are at least 10 days away from full fitness with Mamadou Sakho (hamstring) out for longer, while full-back Glen Johnson was taken off in midweek as a precaution after an ankle knock.
Rodgers could look to utilise some of his youngsters, having named Brad Smith and Jordan Rossiter in recent Premier League squads.
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